Author | Brady Pregerson, MD

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Case Report: Asthma or Something More?

July 31, 2020

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The latest case report from Dr. Brady Pregerson concerns a 52-year-old female with a history of asthma presenting with a cough, tactile fever, and dyspnea.

Case Report: Congestive Heart Failure?

July 23, 2020

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A 72-year-old male with a history of ESRD, CHF and DM presents to the hospital with 6 weeks of slowly progressive leg edema and 3 weeks of SOB/DOE that has become much worse over the past 24 hours and is associated with a new cough. What's your diagnosis?

Case Report: 52-year-old woman with MS and generalized weakness

February 11, 2020

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A 52-year-old female with a history of multiple sclerosis presents to the emergency department for generalized weakness and trouble swallowing. Blood tests are ordered. Can you diagnose this patient?

Case Report: 62-year-old man with shortness of breath after taking antibiotic

January 15, 2020

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A 62-year-old male with history of coronary artery disease and prior coronary bypass surgery eight years ago presents to the emergency department after having two days of intermittent shortness of breath since starting cephalexin (Keflex) for a skin infection three days ago. He states the shortness of breath seems to get worse about an hour after taking cephalexin (Keflex). Can you diagnose this patient?